‚Äč

What Bad Things Did Oliver Cromwell Do?

Answer

The good thing Olive Cromwell did is that he incorporated the separate kingdoms of Scotland and Ireland into a single commonwealth with England. The bad thing is, he was the guiding force that decided that the king, Charles I, should be put to trial and murdered.
1 Additional Answer
Oliver Cromwell is often seen as a ruthless leader due to his remorseless and brutal acts in Ireland and Scotland. These acts include the massacre of almost 3500 people in Drogheda in Ireland and the ill-treatment of prisoners from Scotland.
Q&A Related to "What Bad Things Did Oliver Cromwell Do?"
Here is a list of the bad things Oliver Cromwell did:- -He banned christmas -He closed parliment - He was heavily involved in the first execution of a monarch - the execution of Charles
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/A_bad_thing_oliver_cromw...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oliver_Crom… Go to Irish Campaign: 1649–50 & Scottish Campaign: 1650–1651 in the contents, for just a smidgen of his 'bad things'
http://uk.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=200...
Well, let's see, he led a rebellion, deposed and beheaded the king, appointed himself "Lord Protector" of England, and instituted puritanism as the official religion. This
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=200904...
It's a common myth that Cromwell banned Christmas (and mince pies) it was the broader Godly or parliamentary party which clamped down on Christmas
http://www.kgbanswers.co.uk/what-festive-thing-did...
Explore this Topic
Here is a list of the bad things Oliver Cromwell did: In September 1649, Cromwell's 12,000-strong forces stormed Drogheda, north of Dublin. His troops massacred ...
Here is a list of the bad things Oliver Cromwell did: In September 1649, Cromwell's 12,000-strong forces stormed Drogheda, north of Dublin. His troops massacred ...
Olive Cromwell is known as one of the most controversial men in English history, but he was not necessarily a bad man. He inspired the beginnings of democracy ...
About -  Privacy -  Your Cookie Choices  -  Careers -  About P.G. Wodehouse -  Articles -  Help -  Feedback © 2014 IAC Search & Media